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Coal Tax Post at Ngr 23425364, Lower Kingswood

Description: Coal Tax Post at Ngr 23425364

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 289568

OS Grid Reference: TQ2342053643
OS Grid Coordinates: 523420, 153643
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2686, -0.2322

Location: Reigate and Banstead, Surrey KT20 7ES

Locality: Lower Kingswood
Local Authority: Reigate and Banstead Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: KT20 7ES

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Listing Text


6/89 Coal Tax Post at
NGR TQ 23425364


Coal and Wine tax post. Circa 1861 Made by Henry Grissell. Metal. Circa 4 foot
high. Four legged plinth, chamfered pier with moulded central band and pyramidal
top above . City of London shield on the front, lettering on the pier reads
"24 & 25 VICT/CAP 42". Makers name on the rear. A Coal and Wine tax post indicating the boundary at which duty was payable; that on coal dating back to the 1660's.

Listing NGR: TQ2342053643

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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